General Business

Time Is No Longer Money... It's More Important Than That

Time is no longer money…. It is now more important than that The old saying time is money. My view is "Time Is All We've Got and Time Is Running Out". It is more valuable than money as you can't ever get it back! So what is my point? Ask yourself then how CONVENIENT are you to deal with as a Business and where could you make immediate changes to be MORE CONVENIENT? You need

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Average Dollar Sale

 Average Dollar Sale ....So what is it? 

Yet another area that I didn’t understand, was the importance of, was measuring the Average Dollar Sale in the business. This is easy to calculate, simply divide your turnover by the number of sales and you’ll have your overall average. I.e. $1000.00 sales and 100 customers then your average sale is $10.00, 

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What To Do When The S&*T Hit's The Fan

Business Truism #1 
The objective in business is to survive long enough to get lucky! 

Business Truism #2 
If you can’t run an emergency, it’s going to run you. 

Business Truism #3 
The good moves you don’t make can be as consequential as the bad ones you’ve made. (Ie don’t be a deer in headlights during a crisis – keep taking positive action read more...

Time Management

What is it? 

Time is a limited resource for most business owners, so it must be efficiently managed if you want to achieve your objectives or goals within the time frame set. It’s about prioritising your routine and resisting the urge to go off on a tangent and do something that you feel like doing rather than keeping to the plan. Because you can’t touch time and put it in a filin

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Art Of Delegating

In today’s busy world, one of the best ways to get more time for those top-priority projects is by delegating some of the lower-priority work to someone else. (If you’re able to eliminate it, that’s even better.) 

We can’t speak for everyone, but many people are reluctant or afraid to delegate some of their work. Do any of these reasons sound familiar? 

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Turn Your Customers into Raving Fans

 

Raving fans are customers who are so over the moon with us that they not only tell all their friends and colleagues about us, they actually bring them to us and help us to sell things to them.

It’s a frightening fact of business life that we spend six times more to attract new customers to our businesses than we do to up-sell, on-sell and generally over service our existing customers

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Are You Listening

One of the biggest weaknesses of most people in relationships is that they don't listen that means really listen. Listening is from hearing. Hearing is a physical act that we do with our ears. Listening is a mental act that we do with our brains. Most people who fail to listen do it, not because they are poor hearers.

Many factors contribute to a person's poor listening behavior or habits. They incl

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Are you the Technician in your Business

Before I was taught how to run a Business I was spending in excess of one hundred hours a week as the ‘Technician’ in my business.

Let me explain. There are three key areas where you can spend time in a business.

  • Technician... doing the Stuff
  • Manager... doing the management stuff
  • Entrepreneur/Strategist...the business owner doing the strategic stuff.

Almost all my time was as the Tech

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Time Management 101

Is the task you are about to do Urgent or Important or a combination of both?

Let me explain the difference between the two. Is health urgent or important?

In most cases health would be important, however if I collapsed with a heart attack, it now becomes urgent. So the difference, can in some cases be time related such as your annual tax return, it is important, when it is overdue it has mov

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Money Mastery

As a business coach, Bruce Doyle coaches business owners from chaos to control, with the ultimate objective of creating a commercial, profitable enterprise that works without them. To do this it generally requires a lot of hard work, the ability to initiate and sustain change, and an attitude and desire to create a business which will help them to reach their goals and dreams that they had when th

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